Slashdot Items Tagged "culture"

Date / Time Story
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Monday July 18, 2016 @12:23PM Millennials Set To Earn Less Than Generation X
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:10PM TOS Agreements Require Giving Up First Born -- and Users Gladly Consent
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:13PM Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller: Live Theater Is the Antidote To Digital Overload
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:36AM Tech Workers Think Silicon Valley and Startups Are Losing Their Luster
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:21AM Amazon's Chinese Counterfeit Problem Is Getting Worse
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @10:33AM Millions of Chinese Stream Reality Shows Starring Themselves
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Monday July 04, 2016 @02:37PM What Air Conditioning Can Teach Us About Innovation and Laziness
Thursday June 30, 2016 @04:35PM Women Interviewing For Tech Jobs Actually Did Worse When Their Voices Were Masked As Men's
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:55AM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:59AM Sergey Brin: Don't Come To Silicon Valley To Start a Business
Saturday June 25, 2016 @02:11PM Remember When You Could Call the Time?
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Thursday June 23, 2016 @09:54AM Leaked Docs Provide An Unprecedented Look At Income Of Uber Drivers
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Mark Zuckerberg Votes To Keep Peter Thiel On Facebook Board
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:02PM New York Criminalizes the Use Of Ticket-Buying Bots
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:01PM Open and Rich Co-exist But Don't Mingle So Much
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:06PM Robots In Amazon's Warehouses Are Already Making a Huge Difference
Friday June 17, 2016 @02:20PM Thanks To Apple's Influence, You're Not Getting A Rifle Emoji
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:10PM 38 Community Colleges Launch Entire Degree Programs With Open Educational Resources
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:27PM Coursera Commits 'Cultural Vandalism' As Old Platform Shuts
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @03:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @11:51AM Bill Guarantees 50% Salary For Workers Laid Off With Non-Compete
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:39PM Google's Algorithm Displays Racist Results Because the Society Is Racist
Friday June 10, 2016 @02:36PM Gawker Files For Bankruptcy After Hulk Hogan Lawsuit
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @06:37AM Singapore To Cut Off Internet Access For Government Workers From 2017
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @11:19AM Tech Firms Say FBI Wants Browsing History Without Warrant
Monday June 06, 2016 @01:24PM Nest's Time At Alphabet: A 'Virtually Unlimited Budget' With No Results
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:00AM Working at Facebook Sounds Like Joining a Cult
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:00PM World's Largest Shared-Workspace Startup WeWork Is Cutting About 7% of Staff
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:45PM FBI Developing Software To Track, Sort People By Their Tattoos
Thursday June 02, 2016 @02:42PM Startups Can't Explain What They Do Because They're Addicted To Meaningless Jargon
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:52PM Yahoo Becomes First Company To Disclose FBI National Security Letters
Thursday May 26, 2016 @10:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @11:15AM Foxconn Cuts 60,000 Jobs, Replaces With Robots
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @10:27AM Microsoft Is Laying Off 1,850 to Streamline Its Smartphone Business
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:11PM American Scientists Working On Creating Chimeras: Half-Human, Half-Animal Embryos
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @10:48AM Apple, Microsoft and Google Hold 23% Of All US Corporate Cash Outside the Finance Sector
Monday May 23, 2016 @02:14PM Sorry, There's Nothing Magical About Breakfast
Saturday May 21, 2016 @12:46PM 'Eat, Sleep, Code, Repeat' Approach Is Such Bullshit
Friday May 20, 2016 @09:52AM China Fakes 488 Million Social Media Posts a Year To Deceive Its Citizens
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:41PM Google Chrome To Disallow Backspace As a 'Back' Button
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:13PM The Average Age For a Child Getting Their First Smartphone Is Now 10.3 Years
Thursday May 19, 2016 @12:43PM Robin Hood Hacker Donates $11,000 of Stolen Bitcoin to Help Fight ISIS
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:04PM Snapchat Faces An Outcry Against 'Whitewashing' Filters
Monday May 16, 2016 @10:55AM Tesla Uses Cheap Foreign Labor In Silicon Valley, Says Report
Friday May 13, 2016 @03:59PM China's Tech Work Culture Is So Intense People Sleep and Bathe In Their Offices
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:51AM France's After Work Email Ban Is 1 Step Closer To Reality
Friday May 13, 2016 @10:09AM Tech Layoffs More Than Double In Bay Area
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:07PM Breathalyzer That Detects Lung Cancer Early From a Single Breath Wins $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @03:38PM Scientists Found 74 Genetic Variants Linked To Education Level
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @01:31PM 'I Know How To Program, But I Don't Know What To Program'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:59PM NASA Releases 56 Patents Into the Public Domain For Commercial Use
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:37PM 'Technology Will Replace the Need For Big Government'
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:57PM Uganda, Where a Book Can Cost a Month's Salary
Friday May 06, 2016 @03:51PM Scientists Reveal How We Can Forget On Purpose
Thursday May 05, 2016 @01:57PM NY Approves New Digital Currency For Winklevoss Bitcoin Exchange
Thursday May 05, 2016 @12:41PM Snapchat Sued For Facilitating 107 MPH Car Crash
Thursday May 05, 2016 @12:13PM Sci-Hub Faces Millions Of Dollars In Damages, Elsevier Complaint Shuts Down Domain
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @11:41AM Half Of Teens Think They're Addicted To Their Smartphones
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:03PM Should You Pay Sales Tax on Internet Purchases? South Dakota Law Could Be The Test
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @12:24PM Taking a 'Gap Year' Before College Is a British Tradition That's Becoming a Big Trend In The US
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @09:40AM 'I'll Make Their Life Miserable': Tech CEO Bullies Low-income Vendors By His Home
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @09:15AM Lab-Grown Meat Is In Your Future, and It May Be Healthier Than the Real Stuff
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:39AM With AI Getting Better at Cognitive Abilities, Humans Will Have Even Fewer Jobs
Sunday May 01, 2016 @12:08PM CV of Failures: Princeton Professor Publishes Resume of His Career Lows
Saturday April 30, 2016 @03:34PM The Future of Shopping: Trapping You in a Club You Didn't Know You Joined
Friday April 29, 2016 @09:53PM Bison To Become First National Mammal Of The US
Friday April 29, 2016 @04:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Friday April 29, 2016 @12:12PM Freshly Minted Unicorns Now a Rare Sighting In Silicon Valley
Thursday April 28, 2016 @02:37PM Manufacturing Jobs On Decline Around the World
Thursday April 28, 2016 @11:41AM Steam Computer Gaming Network Now Accepting Bitcoin
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:26PM Does More Carbon Dioxide Mean Increased Crop Water Productivity?
Saturday April 23, 2016 @04:46PM Greece's Former Finance Minister Explains Why A Universal Basic Income Could Save Us
Saturday April 23, 2016 @12:31PM Chinese Conglomerate LeEco Wants To Give Away Its 'Tesla Killer' Electric Supercar For Free
Saturday April 23, 2016 @10:47AM Slashdot Asks: Does It Matter That We've Reached Peak Smartphone?
Friday April 22, 2016 @01:45PM Amazon Won't Sell Non-Prime Members Certain Popular Movies and Video Games
Friday April 22, 2016 @10:21AM Microsoft, Google Agree To Stop Complaining To Regulators About Each Other
Thursday April 21, 2016 @02:53PM VC, Entrepreneur Says Basic Income Would Work Even If 90% People 'Smoked Pot' and Didn't Work
Thursday April 21, 2016 @12:19PM Microsoft Translator App For Android Can Now Translate Text In a Photo
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:25AM Google's Ray Kurzweil Wants To Live Forever, and He Thinks It Includes Nanobots
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:13AM Global Warming Has Made the Weather Better For Most In US -- For Now
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @09:11AM Europe Is Going After Google For Anti-Competitive Behavior With Android
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @01:41PM Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Coal, Says India Energy Minister
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:45AM Kindle Unlimited Scammers Gaming the System At the Expense of Real Authors
Monday April 18, 2016 @03:22PM IT Employees At EmblemHealth Fight To Save Jobs
Monday April 18, 2016 @12:20PM Silicon Valley's Legendary 'Coach' Bill Campbell Has Died
Saturday April 16, 2016 @12:46PM That Man Who 'Deleted His Entire Company' With a Line of Code? It Was a Hoax
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:29PM AMC Drops 'Texting Friendly' Theaters Idea
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:09PM After 150 Years, the American Productivity Miracle Is 'Over'
Thursday April 14, 2016 @02:17PM Phone-Friendly Movie Theaters For Millennials Could Be Reality Soon
Thursday April 14, 2016 @12:50PM Jobless Claims In US Decline To Match Lowest Since 1973
Thursday April 14, 2016 @11:42AM Man Deletes His Entire Company With One Line of Bad Code
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @02:25PM Replacing Butter With Vegetable Oils Doesn't Decrease Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @12:39PM Obama Is Forgiving the Student Loans of Nearly 400,000 Permanently Disabled People
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @03:25PM Cybercriminals Are Adopting Corporate Best Practices
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @10:00AM Medium, Twitter Founder on Media: We Put Junk Food In Front Of Them and They Eat It
Monday April 11, 2016 @02:04PM Life Expectancy Study: It's Not Just What You Make, It's Where You Live
Monday April 11, 2016 @11:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Monday April 11, 2016 @08:30AM Music Streaming Service Exclusives Make Pirating Tempting Again
Monday April 11, 2016 @06:10AM Tiger Numbers Rise For First Time In a Century
Sunday April 10, 2016 @12:54PM Top US Undergraduate Computer Science Programs Skip Cybersecurity Classes
Friday April 08, 2016 @02:08PM Opinion: DevOps Is Dead
Friday April 08, 2016 @01:03PM Dark Web Mapping Reveals That Half of the Content Is Legal
Friday April 08, 2016 @11:45AM Newspapers Try To Stop Ad-blocking Browser Brave From 'Stealing Content'
Friday April 08, 2016 @11:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:38AM The Next Hot Job in Silicon Valley Is For Poets
Thursday April 07, 2016 @01:16PM Government's Fake University Trap Results in 21 Visa Fraud Arrests
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @02:09PM Google Reveals Own Security Regime Policy Trusts No Network, Ever
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @01:25PM Twitter To Give All New Parents 20 Weeks of Paid Leave
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @11:57AM Countries That Use Tor Most Are Either Highly Repressive or Highly Liberal
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @11:04AM Open Source Vulnerability Database Shuts Down
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @10:31AM HackingTeam's Global Export License Revoked
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @02:18PM Cyber Commander Says It's 'Not Realistic' To Shut Down Internet
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:05PM Half of Scotland's Energy Consumption Came From Renewables Last Year
Monday April 04, 2016 @02:16PM People Often Deride Game Changing Technology as 'a Toy'
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:19AM US Govt Commits To Publish Publicly Financed Software Under FOSS
Monday April 04, 2016 @10:38AM The White House Finally Got Color Printers
Saturday April 02, 2016 @01:34PM UK Pharma Giant GSK Won't Patent Its Drugs in Poorer Countries
Saturday April 02, 2016 @10:07AM On Cybersecurity, Execs Are Burying Their Heads In the Sand
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:34PM Futuristic Suit Lets You Feel What It's Like To Be An Old Man
Friday April 01, 2016 @09:43AM No Joke. April Fools' Day Has Been Banned In China
Thursday March 31, 2016 @01:53PM Zaha Hadid, Groundbreaking Architect, Dies at 65
Thursday March 31, 2016 @12:45PM Study Says People Who Continually Point Out Typos Are 'Jerks'
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:49AM California's $15-an-Hour Minimum Wage May Spur Automation
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:07AM Netflix's Original Content Library Is Growing By 185% Each Year
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @12:08PM Mass Surveillance Silences Minority Opinions: Study
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @05:49AM 'My Heroic and Lazy Stand Against IFTTT'
Monday March 28, 2016 @02:31PM One of Silicon Valley's Most Esteemed VCs Says Startups Are 'Mostly Crap'
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:33PM Slaughter At The Bridge: Uncovering A Colossal Bronze Age Battle
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:03PM India Aims To Become 100% Electric Vehicle Nation By 2030
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:19AM Samsung Plans To Give Up Authoritarian Ways, Act Like a Startup
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:11AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Saturday March 26, 2016 @08:01AM Uber Recruiting Engineers By Randomly Sending Coding Game To Play During Rides
Saturday March 26, 2016 @07:11AM Why Learning To Code Won't Save Your Job
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:14AM K-12 CS Framework Calls For Teaching Kids Responsible Use of Avatars and Emoji
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:54PM Slashdot Asks: Should NPR Stop Promoting Its Own Podcasts and NPR One App On Air?
Thursday March 24, 2016 @12:23PM Female Computer Programmers Make $0.72 For Every Dollar Made By Male: Study
Thursday March 24, 2016 @11:49AM Jason Bradbury Believes Coding Lessons In Schools Are a Waste of Time
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @11:49PM Apple's Lack of Bug Bounty Program May Explain Why Hackers Would Help FBI
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @12:30PM China Is On an Epic Solar Power Binge
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @11:49AM That Awkward Moment When 'Apple Mocked Good Hardware and Poor People'
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @10:54AM Angola's Wikipedia Pirates Are Exposing Loopholes in Zero Rating
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:32AM Toonz Software, Used By Studio Ghibli and 'Futurama', Goes Free and Open Source
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:50PM Facebook Exec Explains Why Technical Skills Aren't Enough To Be a Great Engineer
Sunday March 20, 2016 @01:18PM Scientists Say Smart People Are Better Off With Fewer Friends
Sunday March 20, 2016 @11:51AM Snowden: What Happened In 2013 Couldn't Have Happened Without Free Software
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:27PM Netflix CEO Says Blocking Proxy Services Is Maturation of Internet TV
Saturday March 19, 2016 @01:43PM Workers In China, India, USA Believe AI and Robots Will Replace Them
Friday March 18, 2016 @12:40PM Standing Desks May Not Be Healthier Than Sitting All Day, Say Scientists
Friday March 18, 2016 @11:14AM Apple Employees, If Ordered To Unlock iPhone, Might Quit
Thursday March 17, 2016 @03:27PM 'Chilling Effect' of Mass Surveillance Is Silencing Dissent Online, Study Says
Thursday March 17, 2016 @02:31PM SeaWorld To End Orca Breeding Program
Thursday March 17, 2016 @11:44AM Silicon Valley's Tech Employees Are Getting Nervous
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @02:05PM Meet the Guy Whose Software Keeps the World's Digital Clocks In Sync
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @12:51PM Former LulzSec Hacker Gets a Job As Security Adviser At Big UK Firm
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @12:36PM Peter Jackson and JJ Abrams 'Back' Sean Parker's Screening Room
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @12:02PM Should All Research Papers Be Free?
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @05:28AM US Projected To Lead the World In New Solar Installations This Year
Monday March 14, 2016 @03:11PM Hacker GhostShell Doxes Himself So He Could Get a Job In the Industry
Sunday March 13, 2016 @10:43AM Why Do We Work So Hard?
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @03:54PM How Sliced Meat May Have Driven Human Evolution
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @04:18PM Reason Excoriates Paper On "Glaciers, Gender, and Science"
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:32PM AAA: 75% Of Drivers Say They Wouldn't Feel Safe In An Autonomous Vehicle
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @09:57PM The Case Against Algebra
Monday February 15, 2016 @02:50PM Americans' Evolution Knowledge Isn't That Bad, If You Ask About Elephants
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:31PM 'The Room Had Started To Smell. Really Quite Bad': Stephen Fry Exits Twitter
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @05:35PM The Sexual Misconduct Case That Has Rocked Anthropology
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Saturday February 06, 2016 @05:38PM Study Finds Sleep Deprivation Increases Compulsive Facebook Usage
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:43AM K-12 CS Framework Draft: Kids Taught To 'Protect Original Ideas' In Early Grades
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @10:19AM John Cleese Warns Campus Political Correctness Leading Towards 1984
Friday January 29, 2016 @02:47PM Ancient Babylonians Figured Out Forerunner of Calculus
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:09PM Why Do Americans Work So Much?
Thursday January 07, 2016 @11:25AM Is Wikipedia's Popularity Causing Its Decline?
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:03AM Paramount and CBS File Lawsuit Against Crowdfunded, Indie Star Trek Movie
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:54AM Open Source Roles: Starters vs. Maintainers
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:46AM Dutch City To Experiment With Paying Citizens a "Basic Income"
Saturday December 26, 2015 @10:31PM Twitter Says It's Beating the Trolls
Saturday December 26, 2015 @12:48PM Star Wars Fans and Video Game Geeks 'More Likely To Be Narcissists,' Study Finds
Thursday December 24, 2015 @09:36AM Cold Fusion and the Reputation Trap
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:33PM Should a Mars Colony Be Independent?
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:34AM Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster Now Can Perform Marriages In New Zealand
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @01:01PM GunTV Aims To Premier 24-Hour Shopping Channel For Firearms
Monday November 30, 2015 @10:58AM How Technology Is Increasing the Number of Jobs We Have
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:24AM The Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2015 Is an Emoji
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @03:26PM How Bill Nye Insulted NASCAR Fans About the Sport Being the "Anti-NASA"
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:05PM Ask Slashdot: Undervalued, Livable American Tech Towns?
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @02:02PM Symbolic vs. Mnemonic Relational Operators: Is "GT" Greater Than ">"?
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:35PM Rural Mississippi: The Land That the Internet Era Forgot
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @11:22AM Dorms For Grownups: a Solution For Lonely Millennials?
Monday November 02, 2015 @02:50AM Could Go Community's Threat of Public Shaming, Lifetime Bans Make Go a No-Go?
Saturday October 31, 2015 @05:25PM Finland Begins To Shape Basic Income Proposal
Friday October 30, 2015 @09:21PM SXSW Reinstates Panels On Harassment, Adds All-Day Harassment Summit
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:36AM Does Government Science Funding Drive Innovation?